About Norman, Bass & Parnell, CPAs, PLLC

Our firm operates under a “working partner” approach. This approach ensures each client has direct access to the engagement partner. Our engagement teams are hand-picked for their balanced understanding of the challenges inherent to the individual client’s specific industry and operation. Our staff is dedicated to serving each client in its unique marketplace. We strive to go beyond providing ordinary accounting and tax services by serving as consultants and advisors in all accounting related areas. 

To facilitate the providing of the highest quality of service for our clients, Norman, Bass & Parnell, CPAs, PLLC continually invests in top-tier tax and accounting software. Additionally, to thrive in today’s business environment that demands mobility and increased data security, our firm works with industry leaders to ensure that your data is stored securely and confidentially. 

All members of our professional staff are Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) or are actively working towards earning their certification. They are dedicated individuals who bring a wealth of experience to the firm. The paraprofessionals on our support staff are generally assigned to work with specific professionals on selected engagements. This close working relationship throughout the engagement team and with our clients, coupled with low turnover among the professional and paraprofessional staff, provides clients with a continuity of service providers. 


Norman, Bass & Parnell, CPAs, PLLC maintains membership for all certified professionals in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants (NCACPA). We practice under an AICPA-recognized quality control program. 


Independence, objectivity, and confidentially are requisites of a CPA firm. All Norman, Bass & Parnell, CPAs, PLLC personnel are required to exercise complete confidentially and to observe the independence rules of the Code of Professional Conduct of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. 


To support and enhance our ability to serve our clients’ needs, company personnel participate in various conferences and seminars on such varied topics as accounting, auditing, ethics, taxation, technology, and management services. These courses are designed to update personnel in all services offered by the firm.